Are You A Member Of The Sandwich Generation

Dated: 04/27/2015

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The young members of the Baby Boom generation in their 50s, are getting squeezed from both sides. They are seeking housing that can accommodate both their children that are moving back in, and the existing or potential future need for their parents to move in.   Finding a home with an in-law suite can be a challenge.  Finding an in-law suite with exactly the features you need can be even more like finding a needle in a haystack. 

Bi-level style homes are often good candidates IF you want separate living space for one generation.  But if you are looking to avoid stairs for elderly relatives, finding a 1st floor suite can be a challenge at any price range.   

This home, 47 South Glen Rd in Kinnelon Boro, has a 1st floor BR and adjacent bath, PLUS a full finished lower level with a full bath too.

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This view home (below) at 56 Crestwood Trail in the Lake Mohawk community of Sparta Twp. features 2 BRs with a FULL bath on the main living level.  The Master Suite is on the upper level along with another family bedroom, full bath and a bonus room.  So there are many possibilities for multi-generational living here:

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